What does jerome mean?

Definitions for jeromedʒəˈroʊm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Jerome, Saint Jerome, St. Jerome, Hieronymus, Eusebius Hieronymus, Eusebius Sophronius Hieronymus(noun)

    (Roman Catholic Church) one of the great Fathers of the early Christian Church whose major work was his translation of the Scriptures from Hebrew and Greek into Latin (which became the Vulgate); a saint and Doctor of the Church (347-420)


  1. Jerome(ProperNoun)


  2. Origin: From the vernacular form of the saint's name Hieronymus, from Ἱερώνυμος hieros "holy" + onoma "name".


  1. Jerome

    Saint Jerome is an ancient Latin Christian priest, confessor, theologian and historian, who also became a Doctor of the Church. Though often considered exclusively a saint of the Roman Catholic Church, Jerome was a Latin Christian who predated the East-West Schism which occurred in the 11th century. He was the son of Eusebius, of the city of Stridon, which was on the border of Dalmatia and Pannonia. He is best known for his translation of the Bible into Latin, and his commentaries on the Gospel of the Hebrews. His list of writings is extensive. He is recognised by the Catholic Church, the Eastern Orthodox Church, the Lutheran Church, and the Church of England as a saint. Jerome is commemorated on 30 September with a memorial.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jerome in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jerome in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Saint Jerome:

    The face is the mirror of the mind and eyes without speaking confess the secrets of the heart. -St. Jerome

  2. Michel Flamant:

    Last week, I returned to the bakery at 1030, 11 at night as usual and discovered that Jerome had set up a bar of sorts with wine and beer, and all his homeless friends in the oven room. I told him this was not part of the deal, tempers rose and he started insulting me, so I told him to pack his bags and go.

  3. Red Bull principal Christian Horner:

    They do n’t want to be in this position. They want to be in F1 to compete and they want to win, they do n’t want to be in the situation that they are, so of course that is not going to come for free, renault Sport chairman Jerome Stoll recognizes that and Renault Sport seem committed to finding a solution.

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